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The Resource Genetic Justice : DNA Data Banks, Criminal Investigations, and Civil Liberties, Sheldon Krimsky and Tania Simoncelli

Genetic Justice : DNA Data Banks, Criminal Investigations, and Civil Liberties, Sheldon Krimsky and Tania Simoncelli

Label
Genetic Justice : DNA Data Banks, Criminal Investigations, and Civil Liberties
Title
Genetic Justice
Title remainder
DNA Data Banks, Criminal Investigations, and Civil Liberties
Statement of responsibility
Sheldon Krimsky and Tania Simoncelli
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
National DNA databanks were initially established to catalogue the identities of violent criminals and sex offenders. However, since the mid-1990s, forensic DNA databanks have expanded in some states and nations to include all people who have been arrested, regardless of whether they've been charged or convicted of a crime. The public is largely unaware of these changes and the advances in biotechnology and forensic DNA science that have made them possible, but we are beginning to realize that the unfettered collection of DNA profiles from innocent citizens has compromised our basic fr
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Krimsky, Sheldon
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Simoncelli, Tania
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminal investigation
  • DNA data banks
  • Evidence, Criminal
  • LAW
  • SCIENCE
  • Criminal investigation
  • DNA data banks
  • Evidence, Criminal
Label
Genetic Justice : DNA Data Banks, Criminal Investigations, and Civil Liberties, Sheldon Krimsky and Tania Simoncelli
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forensic DNA analysis -- The network of U.S. DNA data banks -- Community DNA dragnets -- Familial DNA searches -- Forensic DNA phenotyping -- Surreptitious biological sampling -- Exonerations : when the DNA doesn't match -- The illusory appeal of a universal DNA data bank -- The UK : paving the way in forensic DNA -- Japan's forensic DNA data bank : a call for reform -- Australia : a quest for uniformity in DNA data banking -- Germany : from eugenics to forensics -- Italy : a data bank in search of a law -- Privacy and genetic surveillance -- Racial disparities in DNA data banking -- Fallibility in DNA identification -- The efficacy of DNA data banks : a case of diminishing returns -- Toward a vision of justice : principles for responsible uses of DNA in law enforcement
Control code
ocn773583490
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 406 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231145206
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/krim14520
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgtc80
  • 3b0dcbc2-61ed-48fb-bfae-50dd0fd33b45
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)773583490
Label
Genetic Justice : DNA Data Banks, Criminal Investigations, and Civil Liberties, Sheldon Krimsky and Tania Simoncelli
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forensic DNA analysis -- The network of U.S. DNA data banks -- Community DNA dragnets -- Familial DNA searches -- Forensic DNA phenotyping -- Surreptitious biological sampling -- Exonerations : when the DNA doesn't match -- The illusory appeal of a universal DNA data bank -- The UK : paving the way in forensic DNA -- Japan's forensic DNA data bank : a call for reform -- Australia : a quest for uniformity in DNA data banking -- Germany : from eugenics to forensics -- Italy : a data bank in search of a law -- Privacy and genetic surveillance -- Racial disparities in DNA data banking -- Fallibility in DNA identification -- The efficacy of DNA data banks : a case of diminishing returns -- Toward a vision of justice : principles for responsible uses of DNA in law enforcement
Control code
ocn773583490
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 406 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231145206
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/krim14520
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgtc80
  • 3b0dcbc2-61ed-48fb-bfae-50dd0fd33b45
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)773583490

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